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Career Counseling and Assessment

If you are not sure about your career interests or your college major, ACE offers the following assessment tools and career counseling services. Please log on to ACE Connect for instructions on how to take these assessments online and set up a follow-up meeting with an ACE counselor.

PathwayU 

PathwayU is a free tool that you can use to explore career paths, prepare for future jobs by understanding your strengths, and explore career matches. It includes a series of assessments that measure your values, interests, personality, and workplace preferences, and creates a personalized report suggesting career paths that may be good fits for you. The assessments take 15 to 25 minutes to complete.

Take PathwayU

Once you have completed the assessment, contact ace@ben.edu to schedule an appointment with a career counselor to discuss your results.

 

Exploring Career Options


Career Resource Library

ACE’s Career Resource Library houses hard copies of books containing everything from graduate school selection information to university catalogs.

Library materials include:
  • Career Books explaining different occupations, types of jobs and salaries.
  • Job search books containing company information, contact names and phone numbers, and national job listings.
  • Various job search handouts.
  • Graduate school handbooks.
  • Graduate school resources.
  • Free magazines that deal with job search and/or career topics.

Let us know what you are looking for and we may be able to provide you with the material.

BenU Network

This online network (powered by Wisr), open to all BenU students and alumni, is a great way to connect with professionals working in your fields of interest. What better way to get insight into a potential career, work environment, or industry than by talking to experienced alumni?

Log on to the BenU Network and follow the easy automated matching, scheduling, follow-up communications with alumni who share similar interests. A 30-minute informational interview can make a world of difference! 

Log on to the BenU Network here.

 

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Goodwin Hall, Room 214
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
For additional information, contact ACE@ben.edu or (630) 829-6041.